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Speaker Profile: Martin Vilcans, Resolution Games

Speaker Profile: Martin Vilcans, Resolution Games

Martin Vilcans, Co-founder and CTO at Resolution Games is one of 60 world-class speakers appearing at VR Connects London 2017 on the 16-17th January 2017. To hear Vilcans speak in person, book your ticket now! 

 

Q: What do you do?

A: I make sure we optimise our use of technology to make the best VR games on time and budget. And meddle in everything else.

 

Q: What makes you most excited for VR as whole?

A: Developing for VR, you naturally come across different subjects like optics, display technology, graphics hardware, neuroscience, and psychology; there’s always something new to learn!

 

Q: What are your thoughts on the way the VR industry has grown in the last 12 months?

A: We’ve seen the releases of several consumer devices. The first hardware generation for the general public has arrived. This means that it’s now our turn as content producers to use that hardware to create compelling experiences.

 

Q: What major trends do you predict for VR in 2017?

A: 2017 may be the year of disappointment when VR content does not live up to the hype. Meanwhile, the hardware is in place and developers all over the world will explore what can be done and come up with ideas that just weren’t possible to realise without VR. We may see VR’s killer app this year.

 

Q: Which part of VR Connects/PGC London are you most looking forward to and why?

A: The talks. I always enjoy a knowledgeable person sharing information.

 

Don’t miss your chance to hear Vilcans’s session at VR Connects London, where he will be sharing the lessons Resolution Games have learned in creating some of the most downloaded mobile VR games at 10:40 on 16th January 2017. Book your ticket now! 

 

About The Speaker

Martin Vilcans is co-founder and CTO at Resolution Games, where he works with the team to build technology that pushes the boundaries of VR gameplay. He is a veteran developer with more than 30 years of experience across everything from assembly language programming to server clusters.

 

About VR Connects London 2017

More than 500 delegates from the VR/AR industry will gather at London venue The Brewery on the 16-17th January 2017 for the first ever VR Connects London. Over the two days of the event, 60 expert speakers across four conference tracks will cover the key issues for the VR, AR and MR industry, from global trends and new tech to monetisation. Tickets are selling fast, so don’t miss out – get yours now!


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Steve is an award-winning editor and copywriter with 20 years’ experience specialising in consumer technology and video games. He was part of a BAFTA nominated developer studio as project manager for the UK’s first fully interactive digital TV channel. In addition to editing TheVirtualReport.biz, Steve contributes to PocketGamer.biz, PCGamesInsider.biz and BlockchainGamer.biz, as well as creating marketing content for a range of SMEs and agencies.

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